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'Thunder thighs' dinosaur discovered

2011-03-01 06:32:10 GMT2011-03-01 14:32:10(Beijing Time)  SINA.com

UCL Earth Sciences researcher Dr Mike Taylor is part of an international team that has discovered a new dinosaur named Brontomerus mcintoshi, or "thunder thighs", for its enormous thigh muscles. The new species, discovered in the US, is described in a new paper published in the journal Acta Palaeontologica Polonica.

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